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  1. December 19, 2011

    HMV: will the fat lady sing?

    “Insanity laughs under pressure we’re cracking,” sang David Bowie and Queen. That appears to be an apt description of HMV’s...

  2. November 6, 2011

    Shops offered £1 rents on hard-up streets

    Pound shops, selling cheap household goods and plastic toys, have become a familiar sight on high streets as the downturn...

  1. January 13, 2011

    Dixons forecasts cut as margins slip

    Analysts branded Dixons, the electrical retailer, the biggest “snow loser” this winter, cutting consensus profit forecasts...

  2. November 25, 2010

    Dixons cautious about outlook for retailers

    Dixons Retail said its recovery plans were on track after its losses narrowed in the first half – but cautioned that the...

  3. June 25, 2010

    DSG goes back to old name of Dixons

    DSG International is to change its name back to Dixons Retail.Five years ago, the then chief executive John Clare wiped...

  4. June 24, 2010

    DSG goes back to old name of Dixons

    Name game: ‘all the suppliers know that Dixons owns Currys’ DSG International is to change its name back to Dixons...

  5. May 29, 2010

    iPad makes international debut

    Apple's iPad was greeted enthusiastically on its international debut yesterday, with some European stores selling out of the...

  6. May 14, 2010

    DSG hopes to receive boost from World Cup

    DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, shrugged off the invasion of the US's Best Buy into its home...

  7. May 14, 2010

    DSG hopes to receive boost from World Cup

    DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, shrugged off the invasion of the US’s Best Buy into its home...

  8. March 20, 2010

    DSG megastore moves to see off Best Buy

    DSG International is to accelerate the development of its biggest stores as it seeks to take on Best Buy, the US electricals...

  9. March 19, 2010

    DSG megastore moves to see off Best Buy

    DSG International is to accelerate the development of its biggest stores as it seeks to take on Best Buy, the US electricals...

  10. January 15, 2010

    Big-ticket demand returns to bolster DSG

    DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, reported better than expected sales over the crucial...

  11. January 14, 2010

    Big-ticket demand returns to bolster DSG

    DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, reported better than expected sales over the crucial...

  12. January 14, 2010

    Retailers cautious despite Christmas gains

    British retailers expressed caution about 2010 trading conditions on Thursday in spite of enjoying strengthened sales in the...

  13. January 14, 2010

    Computer and TV demand boosts DSG

    DSG International, the owner of the Currys and PC World chains, reported better than expected sales over the Christmas...

  14. November 27, 2009

    DSG 'transformation' starts to pay off

    DSG International, the electricals retailer, said its recovery plan was paying off as it reported a smaller than expected...

  15. November 6, 2009

    Deal of the Week: ‘Scrappage’ for electronic goods

    What’s the deal? Orange’s Recycle & Reward scheme pays cash for old mobile phones, laptops and personal music players. The...

  16. September 25, 2009

    DSG denies ‘availability issues’

    DSG International has hit back at an analyst’s claim that it is experiencing problems with the availability of stock ahead...

  17. August 26, 2009

    DSG proposal under attack

    An investor advisory group has voiced opposition to DSG International's plans to create an exceptional remuneration scheme...

  18. August 25, 2009

    DSG proposal under attack

    An investor advisory group has voiced opposition to DSG International’s plans to create an exceptional remuneration scheme...

  19. May 20, 2009

    DSG sells nine outlets for €1

    DSG International, Europe's second-biggest electrical goods retailer, sold off its nine Electro World stores in Hungary for...

  20. May 20, 2009

    DSG cuts losses in Hungary

    DSG International, Europe's second-biggest electrical goods retailer, has sold off its nine Electro World stores in Hungary...

  21. May 19, 2009

    DSG cuts losses in Hungary

    DSG International, Europe’s second-biggest electrical goods retailer, has sold off its nine Electro World stores in Hungary...

  22. May 1, 2009

    DSG to eat into debt with £311m capital raising

    DSG, the electricals retailer, is to raise £311m in a rights issue and placing as its debt ballooned to more than £500m,...

  23. May 1, 2009

    Shareholders appear to be convinced by revamp

    John Browett, chief executive of DSG International, had to use all his shopkeepers' selling skills to persuade investors to...

  24. April 30, 2009

    Shareholders appear to be convinced by revamp

    John Browett, chief executive of DSG International, had to use all his shopkeepers’ selling skills to persuade investors to...

  25. April 30, 2009

    Shareholders become choosy on rights issues

    After a near-£30bn flood of rights issues in the first four months of the year, a second long-awaited wave is now upon us -...

  26. April 30, 2009

    Rebooting retailer's balance sheet

    It may be double or nothing for DSG International chief executive John Browett, as he attempts to convince shareholders of...

  27. April 29, 2009

    DSG poised for £300m cash call to investors

    DSG International, owner of the Currys and PC World chains, is poised to raise about £300m after sounding out shareholders...

  28. April 28, 2009

    DSG poised for £300m cash call to investors

    DSG International, owner of the Currys and PC World chains, is poised to raise about £300m after sounding out shareholders...

  29. April 24, 2009

    Tribunal rules against DSG on transfer pricing

    DSG International, the electrical goods retailer, is facing a multi-million pound bill after a tax tribunal ruled it had...

  30. April 4, 2009

    DSG considering rights issue

    DSG International, the electrical goods retailer, is considering raising several hundred million pounds from shareholders...

  31. April 4, 2009

    DSG considering rights issue

    DSG International, the electrical goods retailer, is considering raising several hundred million pounds from shareholders in...

  32. March 3, 2009

    DSG profits boosted by revamps

    DSG, Europe’s second-largest electrical goods group, unveiled new expansion plans and said its ongoing revamps in its retail...

  33. November 29, 2008

    Investors are left to chase increasingly rare dividends

    We got another reminder this week that we are living in extraordinary times. The yield on the benchmark 10-year gilt fell...

  34. November 28, 2008

    DSG scraps dividend to conserve cash after first-half loss of £30m

    DSG International yesterday scrapped dividend payments to conserve cash in the face of the deepening consumer downturn,...

  35. November 27, 2008

    DSG scraps dividend after £30m loss

    DSG International, which has stores throughout Europe, on Wednesday scrapped dividend payments to conserve cash in the face...

  36. October 24, 2008

    DSG cuts capex budget again as it braces itself for recession

    John Browett, DSG International's chief executive, yesterday said he would shave a further £30m ($48m) off the electricals...

  37. October 24, 2008

    DSG International

    The owner of Currys and PC World manages to do so badly in the boom times that Lord only knows how it will fare in a...

  38. October 23, 2008

    DSG

    The owner of Currys and PC World manages to do so badly in the boom times that Lord only knows how it will fare in a...

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